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We loan because...
"We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give." - Winston Churchill

About us
Sam and Ellie were born in Oct 2009 and our project goal - "total loan impact" of $250,000.00 - was set. A portion of everything our family makes goes to this project. We include the kiddo's on every loan. At some point the portfolio will be entirely turned over to the kids to manage. Our hope ... Kiva can help teach our kids global responsibility and the importance of giving. In doing so, help them also learn ... the world is not too big that they can't make a lasting and meaningful difference to the lives of many.

Location: Pittsburgh, PA. USA      

 

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Team Activity

  • Filista's Group
    Kenya
    Filista's Group received a loan from Gail & John to purchase hybrid seeds and fertilizer for theĀ cultivationĀ of maize, as well as a solar light.
    Gail & John
  • Greenbox
    Peru
    Greenbox received a loan from STAMPEDE CAPITAL to employ 522 smallholder farmers in organic farming over the next four years.
    STAMPEDE CAPITAL
  • Nancy Del Carmen
    Ecuador
    Nancy Del Carmen received a loan from Lorna to purchase covers, cases, cables, batteries, headphones, telephones, and clothing, such as blouses, T-shirts, jackets, and other garments.
    Lorna
  • Diamantes Ii Group
    Brazil
    Diamantes Ii Group received a loan from Dave to buy beverages in general, soft drinks, juices and water.
    Dave

Impact   Updated Hourly

35
Team Members
$60,000
Amount Funded
2,288
Loans
65.4
Loans per member

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